Crosses and Crucifix Bottles

Full Pictures and Close-ups: Cross with Rooster on Top

Height Bottle Markings
7" apothecary flask stamped "Franz Dotter Apotheker Nurnberg"
Description, including signature and date
The carvings in this bottle are mostly plain wood, but the cross is painted black and decorated with a paper cutout of Christ. The tools include a hammer and spear; the base of the cross is surrounded with shaved-stick trees. On the top of the cross, extending into the neck of the bottle, is a cutout rooster. The bottle is dated on the bottom: 5-15-1950.


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